Daily Archives: March 18th, 2010 «

 

Time to play “what do you ‘deem’ as so?”

Posted by: ST on March 18, 2010 at 9:28 pm » 16 Comments

Hey, since House Dems think they can “deem” something as passed without even voting on it, I’ve decided to play a “deem” game of my own – except mine won’t cost taxpayers a trillion bucks. As I wrote on Twitter, I believe my birthday should be a national holiday. I deem it so. So far, […]

 

Sen. Coburn to House no-to-yes flippers: Go ahead. Make my day.

Posted by: ST on March 18, 2010 at 6:47 pm » 9 Comments

Mega-ouch: Fox News provides the relevant part of the transcript from the Senate Doctors presser: Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., warned Thursday that he and the staff of several other GOP senators will be monitoring with a microscope any potential payoffs to Democrats that materialize down the road in exchange for their vote on the health […]

 

AP

Posted by: ST on March 18, 2010 at 12:47 pm » Comments Off

Biden mistakenly blesses Irish leader’s mother

 

LV Now

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DOJ Serves Subpoenas in Senator Ensign Investigation

 

Why the CBO’s latest numbers on the House version of ObamaCare are a joke

Posted by: ST on March 18, 2010 at 12:44 pm » 10 Comments

Kevin Glass explains: […] Analysis from the Congressional Budget Office has pegged the “new” plan at $940 billion and includes eye-popping deficit reduction numbers. There’s chatter from Capitol Hill is that some Democrats are going to use the second-decade deficit reduction numbers as a justification to vote for the bill. These numbers claim deficit reduction […]

 

States pushing back against ObamaCare mandates

Posted by: ST on March 18, 2010 at 9:45 am » 17 Comments

The Associated Press reports that states all across the country are pushing back against healthcare “reform,” specifically in response to the possibility that their residents and businesses could be forced into buying health insurance by the federal government (via MM): BOISE, Idaho — Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter on Wednesday became the first state chief […]

 

Seattle Times

Posted by: ST on March 18, 2010 at 9:06 am » Comments Off

Walgreens: no new Medicaid patients as of April 16

 

Fresno Bee

Posted by: ST on March 18, 2010 at 9:05 am » Comments Off

[CA] Field Poll: Campbell leads GOP Senate field; Boxer fades

 

WSJ

Posted by: ST on March 18, 2010 at 9:03 am » Comments Off

Top al Qaeda Operative Is Killed in U.S. Drone Attack